Wetland Care Education Program Update

Jawbone Volunteers for CVA web

In 2016 CVA launched the Victorian Wetland Care Education Program in collaboration with ExxonMobil. The program includes resources for teachers and students to explore their local wetlands and find out how they can contribute and make a positive difference to their local environment. In 2018 the program has been refreshed and is being delivered to […]

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Latrobe Valley students launch a new garden

Green Valley Gardens launch - ExxonMobil funded program

On Tuesday 31st October, Latrobe Valley Flexible Learning Option in partnership with Latrobe City Council, and VicHealth officially launched their new urban garden as part of the Green Valley Gardens initiative. Latrobe Valley Flexible Learning Option provides an alternative education option for disengaged youth in the Latrobe Valley. This ‘urban agriculture’ project aims to build positive, constructive […]

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Volunteers celebrate World Wetland Day

Cheetham Wetlands - Victorian Wetland Care program

On Tuesday 2nd February, 2017 volunteers celebrated World Wetland Day by supporting wetland rehabilitation activities at key wetlands in Altona and Sale. The Victorian Wetland Care program is supporting the restoration of the Sale Common Nature Reserve in Gippsland and Paisley Challis Wetlands, Cheetham Wetlands and Jawbone Conservation Reserve in western Melbourne. The Sale Common Nature […]

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ExxonMobil Australia having a ‘hoot’ of a time in in Gippsland

Volunteers at Tarra-Bulga National Park in Gippsland Vic restoring owl habitat by planting trees

Since 1992, ExxonMobil Australia has supported a range of Conservation Volunteers Australia projects. The Gippsland Owl Monitoring project is a community based research and monitoring program focused on the protection of threatened owl species in the Sale/Longford region of Gippsland. This is the third year of the partnership. The Gippsland Owl Monitoring Project will focus […]

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